Health

80% working people made ill at work: Australian survey

The survey revealed that nearly 80 per cent of working people have been injured, become ill, or both because of their work whereas 16 per cent knew someone who was killed at work or by a work-related disease.

50-year-old woman walks after 15 years

Fifty-year-old Sandhyawati could not walk straight for the last 15 years, she would only crawl reason being a rare rheumatoid arthritis in which her knees were permanently bent.

Stress, anxiety may not be as harmful as you think

"Many Americans now feel stressed about being stressed and anxious about being anxious. Unfortunately, by the time someone reaches out to a professional for help, stress and anxiety have already built to unhealthy levels," said study researcher Lisa Damour, private-practice psychologist from the US.

Kids with mild asthma can use inhalers as needed

The steroid inhaler lowers inflammation and the bronchodilator, also known as a rescue inhaler, relaxes the airway during an asthma attack to quickly make breathing easier, according to the study published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Women with sleep apnea at increased risk of cancer: Study

"It's reasonable to assume that sleep apnea is a risk factor for cancer or that both conditions have common risk factors, such as overweight. On the other hand, it is less likely that cancer leads to sleep apnea," said Ludger Grote, Professor at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden.

#Reallifestories: Do you get angry easily? Know some magical tips from Sushil Dhyani

His personal life was miserable. There was no emotional support in his life as he got separated from wife long back. He is also a father but unfortunately, he never got an opportunity to see his daughter’s face as his wife never returned from her maternal home.

High testosterone can make you more sensitive to moral norms

Testosterone supplements can actually make people more sensitive to moral norms, say researchers, adding that the male hormone's influence on behaviour is more complicated than previously thought.

Shocking! Asians get least sleep due to high cultural demands

Lack of sleep can lead to many health issues including fatigue, sudden weight loss, dark circles, anxiety, irritability, lack of focus, bodyache, hypertension and the list is endless.

Researchers produce bone substitutes from eggshells

Researchers of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad and Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology (NIT) Jalandhar have developed a process by which bone implant materials can be synthesized from waste eggshells.

FDA approves new drug for deadly tuberculosis

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new drug for the treatment of a deadly type of treatment-resistant tuberculosis, one of the world's leading infectious causes of death.

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